28 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795)

Lot 1092. A blue and white 'Dragon' dish, Qianlong seal mark and period (1736-1795). Diameter 7 in., 17.7 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $12,500. © Sotheby's the rounded sides supported on a short tapered foot, the interior painted with a central roundel enclosing a five-clawed dragon writhing amongst cresting blue waves, the exterior with nine dragons above waves and a band of overlapping coins, the base with a six-character seal mark. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's:... [Lire la suite]

28 décembre 2018

A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1086. A blue and white beaker vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 18 in., 45.7 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's the flaring neck painted with a dignitary receiving tribute, the barrel-shaped center with floral sprays, the lower section with scholars playing weiqi amid rockwork and foliage. Property from the Collection of Dr. Peter M. Greiner. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
28 décembre 2018

An iron-red and underglaze blue 'Dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period(1821-1850)

Lot 1101. An iron-red and underglaze blue 'Dragon' dish, Daoguang seal mark and period(1821-1850). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's the shallow rounded sides supported on a tapered foot, decorated on the interior with a central medallion enclosing an iron-red five-clawed dragon writhing against a ground of swirling waves, the underside similarly decorated with nine iron-red dragons above waves below a border of interlinked... [Lire la suite]
28 décembre 2018

A large copper-red and underglaze blue vase (hu), Qing dynasty

Lot 1096. A large copper-red and underglaze blue vase (hu), Qing dynasty. Height 18 in., 45.7 cm. Estimate $12,000 - $18,000. Sold: $18,750. © Sotheby's the broad belly rising from a spreading foot to a waisted neck, flanked on the sides by two dragon-form handles, the body with a continuous peony scroll above a band of keyfret and dragons, the neck with bands of lotus scroll, diaper, acanthus leaves, and keyfret, the base with an apocryphal Qianlong mark. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian... [Lire la suite]
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28 décembre 2018

A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735)

Lot 1393. A rare blue and white ogee-form bowl, Yongzheng mark and period (1723-1735). Diameter 7 in., 17.8 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $25,000. © Sotheby's the exterior painted blue with a band of S-scrolls with ruyi-head terminals, above a feathery hibiscus scroll, the center of the interior bearing a hibiscus spray enclosed in a double circle, the base with a six-character mark within a double circle. Provenance: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 18th June 1983, lot 427. ... [Lire la suite]
26 décembre 2018

A blue and white bombé-form censer, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period (1628-1644)

Lot 1085. A blue and white bombé-form censer, Ming dynasty, Chongzhen period (1628-1644). Diameter 9 in., 23 cm. Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold: $6,250. © Sotheby's of compressed ovoid form, the rounded sides rising to a short waisted neck terminating in an everted rim, the exterior painted with a continuous riverscape with dwellings and two scholars, each with an attendant, beneath a band of beribboned Buddhist emblems interspersed with stylized clouds encircling the waist. Property from the... [Lire la suite]

24 décembre 2018

A 'huanghuali' side table, late Qing dynasty, 20th century

Lot 1070. A 'huanghuali' side table, late Qing dynasty, 20th century. Height 33 in., 83.8 cm; Width 35 1/4  in., 89.5 cm; Depth 17 3/4  in., 45.1 cm. Estimate $30,000- $50,000. Sold: $37,500. © Sotheby's the floating panel top set within a molded-edge frame of standard construction, over a short recessed waist , the straight beaded apron joining four square section beaded-edge legs, further reinforced by four S-shaped braces, and terminating in hoof feet. Provenance: Peter Lai... [Lire la suite]
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24 décembre 2018

A blue and white 'Floral' meiping, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1025. A blue and white 'Floral' meiping, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 6 3/4  in., 17.2 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $2,250. © Sotheby's with high rounded shoulders rising to a short waisted neck, the body painted with dense scrolling lotus between lappet bands. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York.Collection of Benno Schmidt, Sr., and thence by descent. Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017
24 décembre 2018

A blue and white molded dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1024. A blue and white molded dish, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Diameter 8 1/8  in., 20.6 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $1,875. © Sotheby's the cavetto molded with lobed and arched reserves below a scalloped rim, a central roundel painted to the interior with a scene of Cui Yingying and her attendant Hong Niang from the Romance of the Western Chamber, the base with an apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New... [Lire la suite]
24 décembre 2018

A blue and white baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Lot 1023. A blue and white baluster vase, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722). Height 7 1/2  in., 19 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $13,750. © Sotheby's the tapered ovoid body rising from a splayed foot to an everted rim, painted in shades of blue with a scene from the Romance of the Western Chamber, the base inscribed with an apocryphal six-character Chenghua mark. Provenance: Chait Galleries, New York.Collection of Benno Schmidt, Sr., and thence by descent. ... [Lire la suite]